Medical Technologist II (Microbiology) - FT/Day at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 1/5/2022

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  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Davenport, FL
  • Date Posted:
    1/5/2022
  • Job ID:
    21043023
  • Job Family
    Laboratory
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Description
YOU ARE REQUIRED TO UPLOAD A RESUME, PROOF OF EDUCATION AND ANY LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION!
Medical Technologist II (Microbiology) at AdventHealth Heart of Florida
Location Address: 40100 US Hwy 27, Davenport, FL 33837
 

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Heart of Florida

  • Close proximity to Walt Disney World
  • Various outdoor activities for families and children to enjoy
  • Beautiful local golf courses available year round
  • Faith-based work environment
  • Great benefits
Work Hours/Shift:  Full Time / Day
 

You Will Be Responsible For:   

  • Demonstrates through behavior AdventHealth’s Core Values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork as outlined in the organization’s Performance Excellence Program.
  • Performs, assigns, and oversees as necessary pre-analytical and support activities related to laboratory testing to facilitate daily department operations. Activities may include general and analytical equipment maintenance, function checks and documentation; inventory control and supply stocking; specimen collection; biological specimen processing; cleaning and disinfection of selected or assigned laboratory equipment and spaces; quality control and calibration performance; answering the telephone, clerical and/or receptionist duties; and other pre-analytical activities.
  • Performs, and may assign, expected tests and analytical procedures for assigned department or workarea efficiently and accurately, according to AdventHealth procedures, performance standards, and departmental competency standards. Participates in proficiency testing, consistently adhering to federal and state regulations as well as AdventHealth policies.  Continually maintains workspaces in a neat, organized, and properly supplied; properly stores and safeguards documentation and paperwork.
  • Performs and oversees assigned post-analytical activities related to laboratory testing, reporting results (including highly abnormal results) in accordance with AdventHealth procedures. Provides and acts on technical and support information related to the elements of laboratory testing for all age groups, neonatal through geriatric patients.
  • Provides leadership and mentoring to technicians, technologists and support staff, resolution to customer service issues within guidelines, and support education to clinical staff as appropriate or requested. Facilitates workflow when necessary.
 
Qualifications
What Will You Need:        

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • 2 years analytical, technical experience in a Clinical Laboratory Setting

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

  • Licensed by State of Florida at Clinical Laboratory Technologist level in appropriate specialties  (Clinical Chemistry, Hematology, Serology/Immunology, Microbiology, Immunohematology/Blood Banking, and/or Molecular Pathology) for the department or campus assignment
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Medical Technology, Clinical Laboratory Science, Medical Laboratory Science or an equivalent term OR 4 years post-secondary education with a concentration in the aforementioned subject matters, Chemical Science or Biologic Science or Healthcare-related field
  • 5 years analytical, technical experience in a Clinical Laboratory setting
Job Summary:

The Medical Technologist II performs various laboratory testing procedures in assigned areas as licensed. Work customarily involves analytical testing of blood and/or other human biological specimens. Depending on campus and department, various pre-and post-analytical work processes are including in the work duties customarily performed; on-call hours may also be required.  Under general supervision, is responsible for managing assigned selected aspects of laboratory processes or shifts, which may include workflow, quality control process, performance improvement activities, training of new employees, advanced problem solving for customers and coworkers, department equipment or computer maintenance and upgrades, writing/reviewing procedures, or other tasks assigned. Assists department manager with meeting goals in all Extending Excellence areas: Team, Service, Clinical, Market and Finance. Promotes and actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.

 

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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